Equine Ophthalmology

Our Services

The Equine Ophthalmology Service at the Veterinary Medical Center at Ohio State offers state-of-the-art ophthalmology service for all equids, including, but not limited to horses, ponies and foals.

Service Highlights

Appointments & Office Hours

Office hours: Monday to Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Patient visits by appointment. Emergencies scheduled as needed by owner or referring veterinarian.

For an appointment: (614) 292-6661, ext. 2

After-hour emergencies: (614) 292-6661

What to Expect

See Your Visit for what to expect.

Special Equipment & Technology

See Equine Medicine & Surgery for complete list.



  • Ashley Bendlin, DVM
  • Maggie Jinks, DVM
  • Nathaniel Violette, DVM


  • Chris Basham, RVT
  • Gina Dodge, RVT
  • Robin Richardson, RVT, Supervisor


  • Brad Hogshead
  • Shelby Moorehead


Payment is expected at the time of your visit. Please read our payment policy for complete information.

All equine inpatient cases (animals staying overnight at least one night) are required to pay a deposit at the time the animal is admitted to the hospital. Payment is due upon release of an inpatient from the hospital. See Your Visit for more information.